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Russian FM, US State Secretary Lay Wreaths, Exchange Gifts

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US State Secretary John Kerry laid wreaths and exchanged gifts during their meeting on Tuesday.

World | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 21:52 | Viewed: 972

Members of Kumanovo Armed Group Admit to Involvement in Gosince Attack

Members of the armed group that surrendered after clashes with Macedonian police in Kumanovo over the weekend have admitted they had been involved in an earlier attack on a police station in the village of Gosince, Macedonian news agency MIA reported on T

World » Southeast Europe | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 18:31 | Viewed: 1341

Death Toll from New Nepal Quake Tops 40, Over 1,100 Injured

The death toll from Tuesday’s 7.3-magnitude earthquake in Nepal has risen to at least 42 people, while more than 1,100 others have been injured, according to the country’s Home Affairs Ministry.

World | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 17:14 | Viewed: 920

Bulgaria Urges Renewal of Political Dialogue in Macedonia

Bulgaria calls for a new dialogue between the government and the opposition in Macedonia to avoid further destabilization of the country.

World » Southeast Europe | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 15:39 | Viewed: 1249

Nepal Quake Toll Rises to 'at Least' 29, 1006 Injured

Tuesday's new earthquake in Nepal measuring 7.4 has left at least 29 people dead and 1006 injured, officials say.

World | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 14:16 | Viewed: 888

New Nepal Earthquake: at Least 19 Dead, 840 Injured

Nepal's government has said that a new powerful earthquake that hit the country on Tuesday has left at least 16 people dead.

World | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 13:43 | Viewed: 967

EU, US Ambassadors Concerned with Macedonia Gov't

Macedonia's government is not doing enough to account for the opposition's allegations of wrongdoing, several Western ambassadors have warned.

World » Southeast Europe | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 13:20 | Viewed: 1894

New Massive Earthquake Hits Nepal, Killing 'at Least 4'

Another major earthquake has rocked Nepal just two weeks after over 8000 people died in a tremor.

World | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 10:41 | Viewed: 1251

Greece Pays EUR 750 M Owed to IMF

Greece has paid some EUR 750 M in debt interest to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), averting the prospect of default, Reuters reported.

World | May 11, 2015, Monday // 22:03 | Viewed: 1119

UN Chief Alarmed by Macedonia Clashes, Urges Objective Probe

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Monday expressed alarm over the recent deadly clashes in Macedonia and called on the authorities in Skopje “to fully investigate the events in an objective and transparent manner”.

World » Southeast Europe | May 11, 2015, Monday // 21:00 | Viewed: 1285

Nigel Farage Remains UKIP Leader

Nigel Farage will stay on at the helm of the UK Independence Party, party chairman Steve Crowther announced on Monday.

World | May 11, 2015, Monday // 20:01 | Viewed: 954

NATO Urges Restraint in Macedonia, Calls for Transparent Probe of Deadly Clashes

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has called for a transparent investigation of clashes between police and an armed group in Macedonia that took place over the weekend.

World » Southeast Europe | May 11, 2015, Monday // 18:48 | Viewed: 1112

Macedonia Was Aware of Danger Posed by Kumanovo Attackers

Macedonia warned early this year 17 European states of the activities of the group whose attack in Kumanovo left 8 police officers dead, the country's President has said.

World » Southeast Europe | May 11, 2015, Monday // 09:01 | Viewed: 1625

Russia's Putin Says Germany 'Is Partner and Friend'

Germany is a partner and friend to Moscow, President Vladimir Putin said on Sunday at a press conference with German chancellor Angela Merkel.

World | May 11, 2015, Monday // 08:23 | Viewed: 1369

Polish Presidential Vote Likely to Have Run-Off

Poland's incumbent President Bronislaw Komorowski and conservative Andrzej Duda could face each other in a second round, exit poll results suggest.

World » EU | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 23:33 | Viewed: 929

Macedonia Govt: Kumanovo Attackers 'Neutralized'

Macedonia's Interior Ministry Spokesman has confirmed 8 police officer are dead as of Sunday afternoon after the developments in Kumanovo the previous day.

World » Southeast Europe | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 17:04 | Viewed: 1878

Low Turnout Marks Poland's Presidential Vote

Polish voters are casting ballots for a head of state on Sunday, with incumbent Bronislaw Komorowski pointed as a potential winner by opinion polls.

World » EU | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 16:36 | Viewed: 1090

Bulgaria Intelligence Following Macedonia Events, PM Says

Intelligence services in Bulgaria are closely following developments in neighboring Macedonia, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said.

World » Southeast Europe | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 14:27 | Viewed: 1460

Death toll 'Reaches 8' after Attack in Macedonia's Kumanovo

More police officers have died of their wounds after the Saturday attack in Kumanovo, northwestern Macedonia, local media reports suggest.

World » Southeast Europe | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 14:07 | Viewed: 1667

Bulgaria Concerned over Macedonia Shootout

Bulgaria's government is calling for a "quick, transparent and full" investigation into Saturday's events in Kumanovo, Macedonia in which police officers were killed.

World » Southeast Europe | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 12:30 | Viewed: 1528

Switzerland Shooting Leaves 'Several' Dead

Swiss police say an unknown number of people have been killed in Würenlingen, a town north-west of Zürich.

World | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 10:42 | Viewed: 1665